One of these days, I'm going to write something nice about football officials.
Sorry, this isn't that day.
Watching the NFL game between the Jaguars and Titans on Sunday, I clearly saw Maurice Jones-Drew scamper into the end zone on a run.
Incredibly, the refs on the field wanted to spot the ball on the 1.
The replay clearly showed the score, so Jags coach Jack DelRio challenged.
Even more incredibly, the call on the field was upheld.
Which brings me to another point.
Why does the NFL employ replay officials in every stadium, anyway?
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